Inside Biosphere 2: Earth Science Under Glass

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Product Details

Price
$18.99
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date
Pages
80
Dimensions
9.2 X 11.3 X 0.5 inches | 0.01 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780544416642

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About the Author

Mary Kay Carson is the author of dozens of books for kids and teachers about space, weather, nature, and other science and social studies topics. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio. Visit her website at www.marykaycarson.com.

Tom Uhlman has been a freelance photographer for twenty five years. He photographs lot of news and sporting events, but enjoys shooting pictures of wildlife and the natural world most of all. Visit his website at www.tomuhlmanphoto.com.

Reviews

* "This enlightening title adeptly connects Biosphere 2's past with its present and future. Stunning photographs, clear and colorful graphics, and illuminating insets enhance the appeal...Highly recommended for all middle school science collections."
--School Library Journal, starred review

"An encouraging example of earth scientists working to understand and deal with climate change in new and amazing ways."
--Kirkus

* "From examining how forests handle climate change to the impact of the ocean becoming more acidic, to developing a deeper understanding of the water cycle for soil erosion, and to predicting climate conditions, the scope of the research is vast...Truly eye-opening."
--Booklist, starred review